NEAR WEST SIDE — Police are warning residents after a series of armed robberies this month in Ukrainian Village and West Town.
In four separate robberies, two people walked up to a person and took their property and hit them before fleeing. In one incident, the robber showed a handgun, police said in an alert.
The robberies happened:
• in the 2700 block of West Thomas Street on at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 23
• in the 2400 block of West Iowa Street at 6:45 p.m. Nov. 18
• in the 800 block of North Hoyne Avenue at 6:20 p.m. Nov. 16
• in the 700 block of North Rockwell Street at 6 p.m. Nov. 15
Anyone with information can call detectives at 312-744-8380.